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Varied Lives: A Play for Six Men, by Patrick Thomas McCarthy: A Sit-Down Reading

Varied Lives Patrick McCarthy

Talk back to follow the sit down reading. Refreshments available. VARIED LIVES (C) 2014 by Patrick Thomas McCarthy ptmc. A sit down reading of a play “modelled” upon Shakespeare’s MERRY WIVES of WINDSOR. It’s 1930 in the American Heartland… when adoption ruled as an alternative to marriage…. a┬ávisitor from Milwaukee, striving for more than just [...]

Sun. Mar 1, 2015 6:00 PM

Bureau Interview with Steven Cordova on Lambda Literary (February 5, 2015)

Friend of the Bureau Steven Cordova (author of poetry collection Long Distance) recently interviewed us for Lambda Literary. Check it out here!      

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Review of Peter Nickowitz’s Cinema Vernacular by Anthony Thornton

In Cinema Vernacular, playwright and screenwriter Peter Nickowitz treads precarious ground: poetry’s consistent flirtation with film. One is tempted to catalog the dilettantes of contemporary poetry who have handled the subject with all the subtlety of an atom bomb. It would be wasted space, considering Nickowitz has written a lush yet taut collection of poetry [...]


Call for Submissions to Perform at Monthly Event, Deadline

Sabrina Chap, the lovely host of Deadline (a monthly event at the Bureau), has asked us to let it be known that she is seeking submissions. Deadline is a great series that regularly draws a crowd, so if you’re seeking an audience then please submit an application! Deadline is a works-in-progress series to force queer [...]